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Cairns Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.4°C falling
Updated at 06:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 26.

Currently at Cairns Ap

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Temperature 19.4°C falling
Dew Point 12.2°C falling
Feels Like 19.4°C
Relative Humidity 63%
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SSE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1019.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
17:55 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 22.4°C
Mareeba Ap 14.4°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
20°C

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

3pm

Mostly clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 04:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Torres Strait, Peninsula Coast, Cooktown Coast and Cairns Coast. Cancelled on Gold Coast Waters

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 29
Thu
Jun 30
Fri
Jul 1
Sat
Jul 2
Sun
Jul 3
Mon
Jul 4
Tue
Jul 5

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 50% 90% 90% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 68% 63% 74% 64% 78% 65% 78% 68% 82% 77% 85% 73% 84% 72%
Dew Point 14°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
set
Wed 13:19 EST
rise
Thu 02:07 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 4
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Tue
Jul 12
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Jul 20
moon
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Jul 27

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 28
20.5°C 27°C 2.2mm
Mon
Jun 27
22.5°C 26.1°C 1.2mm
Sun
Jun 26
21.6°C 26.5°C 4.2mm
Sat
Jun 25
22.5°C 28.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 24
21.8°C 29.8°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1602.7mm
97.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1075.6mm
96 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1307.2mm
91 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
14.5°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Feb 17

Cairns Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.5°C
6th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1946
Average This Month
20.4°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
24th
Highest On Record
30.8°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
27.7°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.4mm
15th
Total This Month
68.4mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.6mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
144.2mm
1987
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2002
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